Novra S300N for NOAAPort

Novra S300N for NOAAPort

DVB-S/S2

The S300N, which supports multistream VCM and Input Stream Identifier (ISI) filtering, is fully qualified to receive the US National Weather Service next generation NOAAPORT DVB-S2 weather service data. Low cost, small form factor and high reliability combine to make...

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The S300N, which supports multistream VCM and Input Stream Identifier (ISI) filtering, is fully qualified to receive the US National Weather Service next generation NOAAPORT DVB-S2 weather service data. Low cost, small form factor and high reliability combine to make this the perfect receiver for your weather data needs.

If you already own an S300N, you can find S300N configuration GUI updates, access to our Novra Central Management and Control Software (CMCS) tool and NOAA-specific S300 configuration files on our Support Page.

Novra’s S300 DVB-S2 Data receiver extends the performance of the S200 DVB-S2 Data receiver by enabling operation up to 32 APSK with multistream VCM support and by providing enhanced video handling capabilities.

The S300 capabilities are summarized along with the S75 and S200 in the Novra Receiver Summary Table below.

The following features are common to all S300 models:

  • DVB-S and DVB-S2 Compliant
  • DVB-S Demodulation:
    • QPSK (DVB-S) up to 45 Msps @ 7/8 FEC
  • DVB-S2 Demodulation
    • QPSK up to 45 Msps @ 8/9 FEC
    • 8PSK up to 45 Msps @ 9/10 FEC
    • 16 APSK up to 45 Msps @ 9/10 FEC
    • 32 APSK up to 45 Msps @ 9/10 FEC
  • Up to 80 Mbps Sustained Throughput
  • Support for VCM
  • Support for ISI Filtering
  • Operation down to 100 Kbaud
RF Tuner
Receiving Frequency 950 to 2150 MHz
Frequency Acquisition ± 10 MHz above 10 Msps
Input Signal Level -70 dBm to -25 dBm
Multi-standard Demodulation
QPSK: 100 Ksps to 45 Msps (DVB-S) Automatic Code Rate detection and lock
QPSK: 100 Ksps to 45 Msps (DVB-S2) Data Throughput: 80 Mbps
8PSK: 100 Ksps to 45 Msps (DVB-S2) Nyquist Root Filter: 0.2, 0.25, 0.35 rollo
16 APSK: 100 Ksps to 45 Msps (DVB-S2) Multi-stream VCM
32 APSK: 100 Ksps to 45 Msps (DVB-S2) ISI Filteirng
Automatic Symbol Rate detection and lock ACM Support
Multi-Standard Decoding FEC (Forward Error Correction)
DVB-S Viterbi 1/2, 2/3, 3/4, 5/6, 6/7, 7/8 puncture rates
Reed Soloman 16 bit decoder
DVB-S2 LDPC 1/2, 3/5, 2/3, 3/4, 4/5, 5/6, 8/9, 9/10 rates
BCH (Bose-Chaudhuri-Hocquenghem) decoder
LNB Power and Control
LNB Supply Voltage Selectable 11/15V, 13/18V, 21V or off
LNB Supply with selectable long line compensation
LNB Control Selectable 22 KHz, 44 KHz or off
LNB Supply Current 400 mA with Short Circuit and Surge Protection
Configuration
IP Address Configuration Command Line tool available for Linux, Windows,
MAC OS, and FreeBSD
PID/Program Selection
LNB Power
Transponder Settings  
Management Console Application available as an
MS Windows Executable
Status Monitoring
Signal Strength
Signal Lock, Data Lock
Error status Viterbi BER, Uncorrectable Errors
Status Indicators
Power Red LED
Lock Green LED
Data Blue LED
Ethernet Link (green) and Transmit (yellow)
Hardware Capabilities
Multiprotocol Encapsulation (MPE)
PID Filters 16
Internal Hardware Watchdog
Non-Volatile Configuration Storage
Field upgradeable operating system for new 
s/w releases and functional upgrades
Operating Systems
Once Configured, Receiver Supports all 
Operating Systems
Physical Interfaces
RF Input Connector F-Type, 75 ohms
Ethernet 100 Base-T LAN Interface RJ-45
CI Slot PCMICA
Physical/Environmental
Height 1.41 in (3.58 cm)
Width 5.22 in (13.26 cm)
Depth 4.10 in (10.42 cm)
Operating Temperature 0C to 40C
Storage Temperature -55C to 85C
Operating Humidity 10 to 90% Non-Condensing
Standards/Regulatory
UDP/TCP/IP Protocol
IP Multicast
IGMP V1.0, V2.0
ETSI 301.192 DVB
ISO/IEC 13818-1
ISO/IEC 13818-6
IEEE 802.3 10/100 Mbps
FCC/Industry Canada CE
Emission EN 55022
Immunity EN 55024
Safety EN 60950